FiberOptics_08_EquimentAndTooling

The following is a guide of recommended equipment and tooling to use during fiber optic workmanship.

  • Curing Oven, OFCI # 08-0028-OFC, 24 port for ST/FC/SMA/SC with adapters
  • CT-9000 Hand Held Polishing Machine, GCT Technologies
  • Noyes Testing Kit, with 850 nm Power Meter, 850 nm Light Source, MLP4-2
  • Buehler Fiber Termination Inspection Fibrskope Zoom 200-400X, Buehler #0801-0504
  • Buehler Fibrskope Stand, Buehler #0822-0110
  • Buehler Fibrskope AC Power Adapter, Buehler # 0822-0120
  • Fusion Splicer
  • OTDR
  • No-Nik for stripping green loose tube buffer, NN023 (Clauss)
  • Purple jacketing stripper, 45-164 (Ideal)
  • Diamond Angled Scribe, 05-00010 (3M)
  • Carbide Wedge Scribe, 59905-600 (Lunzer)
  • Diamond Wedge Scribe, 58805-600, (Lunzer)
  • Scissors, 925C, (Clauss)
  • Strength Member Shears, 702SC023, (Tec Cut)
  • Fiber Trash Can, FS200 (Clauss)
  • Roller & Pad, MXR-1001 (Tracon)
  • Epoxy Bi Pak, BAF 253 (Tracon) low outgassing for deep space applications.
  • Syringe & Tip, 86710-0023, (Molex)
  • Lint Free Kim Wipes
  • Reservoir Bottle with alcohol
  • Piano Wire
  • Laser Glasses
  • Methylene Chloride
  • Acetone
  • Polishing Pad
  • Handpolishing Film: 15, 5, 3, 1, & .3 micron grits